Striking Charter Communications workers protest in Stamford

Workers from New York headed to Stamford Tuesday to speak out against Charter Communications. Workers from New York headed to Stamford Tuesday to speak out against Charter Communications.
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Workers from New York headed to Stamford Tuesday to speak out against Charter Communications.

Union workers from the Local 3 IBEW union say they are currently on strike. They say they traveled up from New York City to the Charter Communications headquarters to protest a shareholders meeting they were shut out of.

"All we're looking for is a fair days pay for a fair days work," says IBEW Local 3 Representative Derek Jordan. "We want to maintain the benefits that we currently have, and again we want them to stop penalizing and harassing members for doing a good job and they're being held back."

Workers say they haven't had a contract since 2013 and were working for Time Warner before it was purchased by Charter in 2016.

A union represented says Charter wants to cut their benefits.

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